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Old 06-22-2010, 11:48 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Saturday, June 19th at 10:31pm (sooo close to fathers day) she weighs 7 lbs 13 oz and is 19 1/2 inches long.

I woke with contractions at 4am on Saturday and they got worse throughout the day. We headed to the hospital when they were 2-4 min apart around 8:30pm, got there, got to labor in a tub for 1 1/2 hours until I felt I needed to get out, crawled up on the bed and had her (on all 4's) 5 min after I got out. Only a small tear with 2 stitches. My mom, my husband, my doula and midwife were there and it was absolutely the most perfect birth ever! My milk came in yesterday (on day 2!) and she's nursing like a champ! My kids are head over heels in love with her and we (my husband and I) couldn't be happier!
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Old 06-22-2010, 11:54 AM
 
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Congratulations

Becky, sahm to angel.gif25/04/2000 Chloe 12/04/2002 Cameron 19/02/2004 Caitlin 28/06/2005 angel.gif24/07/2006 and Caden 14/03/2008

Xander 19/05/2011
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Our little munchkins share a birthday!!!

Congratulations Mama and have a sweet babymoon

Crunchy Mama to 3 boys bikenew.gif'06  and superhero.gif '08  h20homebirth.gif  and  moon.gif '10  uc.jpg

 

And a brand new baby  babygirl.gif born 4/12 uc.jpg

 

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Congratulations! Her name is beautiful!

Mama to Noah and Sophie and Stella 7/4/ 2010
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Wow, congratulations! I am glad it worked out so well. Rest well, and enjoy your babymoon.

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Congrats!!

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Congratulations! What a lovely birth story!

Working mama to a wonderful baby girl. Married to a really sweet guy. Just trying to do my best.
     
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Congratulations, and welcome to Lyla!

Joanna, 6 years married to DH, Mom to 3-1/2 yo DS Owen and DD Taylor, born 6/14/10 by unmedicated
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Congrats mama!!

mama to 4 kiddos, wife to one awesome man!  DH of 13yrs, DS 5/01,dd 5/05, DS 3/08, DS 6/10
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CONGRATS! It sounds like such a peaceful birth, and she has a lovely name!

Cindy, loving wife of 15 years
homeschooling mama to 4 wonderful girls, and 1 boy!  praying for #6, sch, due 4/14/2013!

 

 

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congratulations!

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I'm so happy for you!!! It was great to read your story here... It sounds like everything went perfectly!!

I'm getting so nervous - I can only hope things go so smoothly for me too!!
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Lindsay' I can't wait to read your story here too everything will be perfect!!!
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Sounds so sweet! Congrats on your new babe momma!! Hope your enjoying your babymoon!
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Congrats!

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